Netflix have shared the primary teaser for Tim Burton’s upcoming collection Wednesday, by which Jenna Ortega is revealed in full costume because the titular character Wednesday Addams.
The teaser, launched right this moment (June 7), was launched as a part of Netflix’s Geeked Week – by which the streaming service shared teasers and trailers for upcoming programming, together with the third season of The Umbrella Academy and DC‘s new collection The Sandman.
The video sees Ortega filmed from numerous close-ups, earlier than a large shot sees her emerge from the shadows and reveal her complete new look. Factor, a disembodied hand, then lands on her shoulder whereas each she and it snap their fingers – a reference to the distinctive finger-clicks from the theme tune of The Addams Household.
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Wednesday was initially introduced in February 2021 by Netflix, with Burton introduced to be making his directorial debut for a tv collection. Ortega was later revealed to be enjoying the titular character in Could of that yr. Catherine Zeta-Jones and Luis Guzmán had been added to the forged in August, enjoying Wednesday’s mom and father Morticia and Gomez Addams.
In March 2022, Christina Ricci – who portrayed Wednesday Addams within the 90s live-action movies The Addams Household and Addams Household Values – was introduced to be becoming a member of the present in an as-yet undisclosed function. It’s believed that she will probably be enjoying a brand new character within the collection, versus an older model of Wednesday.
Wednesday will mark the primary time that the Addams Household characters have appeared in a live-action tv adaptation since 1998’s The New Addams Household. Final yr noticed the discharge of The Addams Household 2, a sequel to 2019’s animated reboot which starred Oscar Isaac, Charlize Theron and Chloë Grace Moretz.
An official launch date for Wednesday has not but been shared by Netflix, though it’s projected for late 2022.